Living in the Ottoman Ecumenical Community

This book dedicated to Suraiya Faroqhi regards the Ottoman Empire rather as an Ecumenical Community than only as a polity.

Living in the Ottoman Ecumenical Community

This book dedicated to Suraiya Faroqhi regards the Ottoman Empire rather as an Ecumenical Community than only as a polity. The contributions included in this volume describe some of the close contacts between various ecumenical communities within and beyond the Ottoman borders, and their interaction in the early modern “one world” to which Ottoman Empire belonged.

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Living in the Ottoman Ecumenical Community
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Markus Koller, Vera Costantini
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-31 - Publisher: BRILL

This book dedicated to Suraiya Faroqhi regards the Ottoman Empire rather as an Ecumenical Community than only as a polity. The contributions included in this volume describe some of the close contacts between various ecumenical communities within and beyond the Ottoman borders, and their interaction in the early modern “one
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Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Radu Dipratu
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This volume investigates how the peace and trade agreements, better known as capitulations, regulated Catholics in the Ottoman Empire. As one of the many non-Muslim groups that made up Ottoman society, Catholic communities were scattered around the Empire, from the Hungarian plains to the Aegean Islands and Palestine. Besides the
The Heritage of Edirne in Ottoman and Turkish Times
Language: en
Pages: 592
Authors: Birgit Krawietz, Florian Riedler
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-16 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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Language: en
Pages: 592
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Categories: History
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An exploration how consumer goods in eighteenth-century Qing and Ottoman empires furthered the expansion of social networks, the creation of alliances between rulers and regional elites, and particularly, the expression of elite, urban, and gender identities
Anglophone Press in Constantinople: The Levant Herald & Eastern Express (1859-1878)
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Burhan Çağlar
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-01 - Publisher: Libra Book

The first newspapers in the Ottoman lands generally focused on commercial and financial news, but as the time passed, they developed a richer content portfolio with a wider range of topics. The Levant Herald (1856-1914) was one of the long-lasting newspapers issued by British subjects under Ottoman rule. From this